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The Professional Tennis Tournament That Time Forgot

The Professional Tennis Tournament That Time Forgot

Apr. 11 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in the Long Island community of Uniondale, N.Y. is the new home of an ATP tennis tournament starting in 2018. The former home of the NHL’s New York Islanders and the then...

The Issue With Davis Cup Not Many Talk About ….

The Issue With Davis Cup Not Many Talk About ….

Apr. 4 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Boris Becker once had a famous description of Davis Cup. “It takes a week to prepare, a week to play and week to get over.” Davis Cup, the most historic international team competition in all of sport, is a...

Next Up For Jack Sock, Jordan Thompson In Davis Cup

Next Up For Jack Sock, Jordan Thompson In Davis Cup

Mar. 30 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   After his Miami Open quarterfinal loss to Rafael Nadal, Jack Sock can next look forward to a match next Friday on the other side of the planet against Jordan Thompson of Australia. That’s who Sock will likely...

Miami Open Is A Rare Title Missing From Rafael Nadal’s Career Resume

Miami Open Is A Rare Title Missing From Rafael Nadal’s Career Resume

Mar. 29 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Every all-time great tennis player not only plays against their opponents and rivals, but against history too. Players of this ilk always have an eye on their career resumes and are looking to add to legacy in...

Roger Federer vs. Juan Martin del Potro at the Miami Open was “Something Different”

Roger Federer vs. Juan Martin del Potro at the Miami Open was “Something Different”

Mar. 27 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   It was SRO – Standing Room Only – at the Miami Open Monday when an electric atmosphere enveloped the tiny island paradise of Key Biscayne when tennis titans Roger Federer and Juan Martin del Potro...

Darian King Putting Barbados Tennis On The Map

Darian King Putting Barbados Tennis On The Map

Mar. 21 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   I first heard of Darian King when he drew American Steve Johnson in the first round of the Olympic Games in 2016 in Rio de Janiero. I was working on the production team for NBC Olympics television in Stamford,...

What Are The Greatest Ever Matches At The BNP Paribas Open In Indian Wells?

What Are The Greatest Ever Matches At The BNP Paribas Open In Indian Wells?

Mar. 10 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher Jim Courier’ fifth-set tiebreaker final-round victory over Guy Forget in the final of the modern-day BNP Paribas Open in 1991 came up as one of the anniversaries from March 10 on my “This Day In Tennis History”...

High Platform For Jack Sock Playing At Madison Square Garden As New No. 1 American

High Platform For Jack Sock Playing At Madison Square Garden As New No. 1 American

Mar. 5 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Jack Sock is on a high platform these days. Not only is he going to compete in Madison Square Garden – the world’s most famous arena – as part of the annual BNP Paribas Showdown Monday night, but Sock...

Madison Square Garden’s Rich Tennis Exhibition History

Madison Square Garden’s Rich Tennis Exhibition History

Mar. 1 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Madison Square Garden has the moniker as the world’s most famous arena and has been the home of some of the biggest ever sporting events. The NBA Finals, NHL Stanley Cup Championships, world-famous boxing...

Where Does The Federer vs. Nadal 2017 Australian Open Final Rate Among The Greatest Tennis Matches of All Time?

Where Does The Federer vs. Nadal 2017 Australian Open Final Rate Among The Greatest Tennis Matches of All Time?

Feb. 1 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal played what people are calling the most historic men’s Grand Slam singles final ever at the 2017 Australian Open. Federer won his 18th major singles title with a 6-4, 3-6,...

Roger Federer’s 18th Major, Serena Williams’ 23rd Make 2017 Australian Open Most Historic Grand Slam Ever

Roger Federer’s 18th Major, Serena Williams’ 23rd Make 2017 Australian Open Most Historic Grand Slam Ever

Jan. 29 | Roger Federer’s historic Australian Open championship capped what may go down as the most historic Grand Slam tournament ever held. Here are five moments that made this event stand out from all the rest (soon to be added to my “On This Day In...

Vero Beach, Florida – Where Andy Roddick’s Professional Tennis Career Began

Vero Beach, Florida – Where Andy Roddick’s Professional Tennis Career Began

Jan. 25 | By Randy Walker @TennisPublisher   Do a little digging and you just might find a gem! That’s what happened when news broke that Andy Roddick was elected for induction into the International Tennis Hall of Fame. As co-tournament director for the...